Dicloxacillin 500 Mg
You may receive 500 mg of dicloxacillin to treat certain bacterial infections. The specific dose your healthcare provider prescribes will vary, depending on several factors, such as your age, weight, and the type and severity of the infection being treated.
This medicine comes in the form of capsules and is available in the following strengths:
- Dicloxacillin 250 mg
- Dicloxacillin 500 mg.
This prescription antibiotic is usually taken every six hours. It is typically best absorbed when taken on an empty stomach. The length of treatment will vary, depending on the type and severity of the infection. Usually, treatment is continued for at least two days after all signs and symptoms of the infection are gone.
(For more details, click Dicloxacillin Dosage. This full-length article provides more information on this drug, including tips on how to get the most out of each dose.)